Pirramimma Petit Verdot 2010, or, Elementary My Dear Watson

After a significant hiatus in updating this part of the blog, and coming off the back of a (relatively) successful Dry July, I knew the first bottle back had to be a good one. And Pirramimma are the ones to deliver the goods. This wine has mass appeal, but I also feel like it is…… Continue reading Pirramimma Petit Verdot 2010, or, Elementary My Dear Watson

Water Wheel Petit Verdot 2008, or, Your next summer blockbuster

Now this is a HUGE wine. Entirely lacking in subtlety, this wine may find its detractors in the same way the next Transformers movie won’t appeal to those after more finesse in their entertainment. But if you’re after big berry flavours, a nose like a recently felled tree and full, grippy tannins then this is…… Continue reading Water Wheel Petit Verdot 2008, or, Your next summer blockbuster